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We saw the Beach Boys for the second time at the Melody Tent. The Beach Boys played to a sold out... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Richard G
Lyle Lovett Concert

Great small venue to hear music. Rotating stage, no bad seat . We have been many times over years... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gayle E
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One of the oldest continuously-operating tent theaters-in-the-round in the US, along with our sister venue the South Shore Music Circus in Cohasset. A 2,300-seat summer, open-air theatre that hosts national artists and comedians on a revolving...more
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21 W Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601-3735
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We saw the Beach Boys for the second time at the Melody Tent. The Beach Boys played to a sold out event and never seem to disappoint and continue to get better and better. They totally involve the audience, to the point where 99% of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cape cod melody tent should be more transparent about the fact that they block you in in the parking lot. Had we known, we would have taken an Uber there. Instead, we got trapped in a line of cars when we pulled in and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great small venue to hear music. Rotating stage, no bad seat . We have been many times over years and love being in open air tent .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had no idea what to expect when we bought some tickets on StubHub but this venue is amazing. It’s small and intimate and we were all wishing we had someplace like this near our home. Straight No Chaser was fun and well worth the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came down to see the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band last weekend and was blown away. Seats are comfortable, for this show the stage was stationary, the sound system was spot on, could hear the vocals and the flaming guitar work of one of the best...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tonight we saw Straight, No Chaser, a male vocal group. VERY entertaining. The Melody Tent is a perennial favorite , but this group was very entertaining. Would see them again anytime. The Melody Tent runs a great venue. It's tight, parking and traffic wise, but...More

Thank David R
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The Melody Tent is a favorite venue for concerts primarily because everyone is essentially "up close and personal". Seeing old time favorites is a pleasure! The rotating stage gives you a great series perspectives for the performances. I have found the staff to be policíate...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

The Melody Tent is a Cape Cod landmark. Each summer the tent offers a variety of top name entertainment under the tent. The schedule for 2018 won't be released until spring but you can be assured it will include an assortment of summer stock entertainers....More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

It's a win-win-win. We've been coming here for years. Locals define the summer season as when the tent goes up, and when it goes down. They often have returning favorites, like the band Chicago. This year we looked forward to seeing Joe Bonamassa. Fantastic. Sometimes...More

Thank HyannisSteve
Reviewed September 16, 2017

My wife and I attended a Joe Bonamassa concert at the Cap Code Melody tent in August to celebrate our 30th anniversary. First, it was HOT. Second, it was awesome. The stage rotates so you get a good view of the performers from all sides....More

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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
14 = pink martini 15 = Phil vassar
Linda Y
August 14, 2016|
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Response from DirMktg | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Our last show of the season is Sept.3 (we are a seasonal venue). You can view show listings and further information on our website at melodytent . org (remove the spaces; Tripadvisor doesn't allow URL's)